Margaret A. Johnson, PhD

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Assistant Professor, Biophysical Chemistry



University of Alabama at Birmingham
Department of Chemistry
CHEM 274
1720 2nd Ave. South
Birmingham, AL 35294-1240

maggiejohnson@uab.edu

Research website

Tel. (205) 934-8137
Fax. (205) 934-2543
Office: CHEM 274
Lab: CHEM 242


Margaret Johnson (B.Sc. 1997, Ph.D. 2003, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, Canada) obtained her Ph.D. under the direction of B. Mario Pinto investigating the phenomenon of peptide-carbohydrate mimicry. She trained as a CIHR postdoctoral fellow in solution NMR-based structural biology in the laboratory of Kurt Wüthrich at the Scripps Research Institute in San Diego (2003-2009). From 2009-2012 she was NMR research associate at the University of Alberta/Alberta Glycomics Centre under the direction of David R. Bundle. Her work has been recognized in the Protein Structure Initiative/Nature Structural Genomics Knowledgebase, JBC Paper of the Week, Boehringer Ingelheim Award of the Canadian Society for Chemistry and the Governor General's Gold Medal.  

Publications in PubMed